Alberta Health Services

Calgary Zone - Diversity Liaisons

Offer health system navigation, community education, consultation, and supports in various languages.

Services to offer community education and health system navigation.

  • offer community education in first languages (Chinese (Cantonese and Mandarin), French, and Korean) or plain English language to increase awareness about the health system, health services, and basic health promotion and illness prevention in Calgary
  • provide a range of services including health system navigation, referral, and support for diverse clients, families, and communities in various languages, with over-the-phone interpretation.
  • collaborate and strengthen partnerships with health care staff and community organizations that represent diverse populations
  • supports research and evaluation projects related to diverse populations
  • offer Diversity Education to staff

Our community education in topics:

Health System and Health Benefits

  • Your Health Care Choices
  • Health Insurance System
  • Culture of the Canadian Health System
  • Health Information and Health Care Interpreting Services
  • Resources for People with Chronic Diseases
  • Travel Health Risks - Visiting Friends and Relatives
  • Senior Health Benefits and Support Services

Health Topics for Families with Children

  • Oral Health Resources for Children 0-6 Years of Age
  • Healthy Eating for Babies 0-1 Year of Age
  • Healthy Eating for Children
  • Packing a Healthy Lunch
  • Safety Car Seat Training
  • Immunization
  • Child Health

Health Topics for Adults and Older Adults

  • Choosing Healthy Foods in Canada
  • Nutrition for Seniors
  • Emotional Wellness
  • Stress Management
  • Beat the Germs (Hand Hygiene and Flu Prevention)
  • Women's Health
  • Medical Tests and Specialists
  • What You Should Know About Hep C, Hep B, and HIV
  • Preventing from getting communicable diseases
  • Oral Health and Resources for Adults and Older Adults
  • Emergency Preparedness
  • Reducing Cancer Risks
  • Emergency Preparedness
  • Hospital Appointments
  • Preventing Falls in Older Adults
  • Relationships: What is Healthy or Unhealthy?
  • Understanding Cannabis
  • Understanding Vaping
  • Get Active, Stay Healthy
  • Tips to Sleep Better
Application Process
Service Access: Telephone Information Line,
  • Some topics can be offered virtually, please contact for further information
  • More information can be found at
Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
403-955-1486 (Cantonese and Mandarin)
403-955-1213 (French)
403-955-1488 (Korean)
Interpreter/Translation services
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: N/AMembership Fee: No
Wheelchair access: Yes - Other disabled access: Yes - Ramps
Last Updated On
June 19, 2017
4715 8 Avenue SE
Calgary, AB, T2A 3N4
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Hours of Operation
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM